What does India want to rename the internet as?
Name change would make the web appear more equal, says Indian foreign office.
Published 16 April 2014
Alibaba splashes cash on finance software
Alibaba buys a 20.6% stake in Hundsun Technologies.
Published 04 April 2014
Why does Alibaba think online and offline shopping will fuse?
The Chinese online retailer spends $700m on joining forces with Intime Retail.
Published 03 April 2014
Japanese spend 10% more on apps than US customers
Japan’s consumer spending on gaming apps quadrupled in a year.
Published 24 March 2014
200,000 lost bitcoins found
Mt. GOx opens old digital wallet from 2011.
Published 21 March 2014
Perseus launches Bitcoin trading system
In the trading system, ATLAS ATS would be an exchange platform and Perseus will acts as a Network Service Provider (NSP).
Published 13 March 2014
Japan seeks international collaboration on bitcoin regulation
Published 28 February 2014
Owner of Play.com snaps up messaging and VoIP service Viber
Rakuten would use Viber’s network in emerging markets to spread out the reach of its digital content.
Published 17 February 2014
100 Bitcoin ATMs to be opened in Australia
The ATMs would also facilitate depositing cash to buy more Bitcoins.
Published 05 February 2014
China bans financial firms from Bitcoin trading
Chinese individuals are still allowed to use virtual currency for online purchases.
Published 06 December 2013
Researchers warn of Apple iOS malware over Christmas
They predict a rise in Apple iOS phishing sites, in addition to a rise in online banking malware.
Published 12 November 2013
Hackers steal $1m worth of Bitcoins from Australian entrepreneur
Bitcoin transactions are considered to be impossible to trace.
Published 11 November 2013
Chinese e-commerce market to surpass US in 2013
Online shopping spend in China expected to reach $539bn by 2015.
Published 29 August 2013
Qihoo 360 plans to buy Sogou search engine
The merger will strengthen the company's position in the market.
Published 22 July 2013
NTT Communications boosts submarine cable capacity to 100Gbps
The technology has increased PC-1 system capacity over 2.5 times to 8.4 terabits per second.